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A career in Health and Social Care is hugely rewarding, as you provide essential help and support to people who need it most – whether that’s the elderly, adults with difficulties, or children.

The work can of course be challenging, and there are so many ways in which people need help. Take a look at the courses below to see if there’s something that appeals to you. If you don’t find something you were looking for, please do let us know using this form.

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When you enrol on our Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care RQF, you’ll develop the necessary skills to care, treat and improve people’s lives in a variety of care settings. You’ll discover how to better communicate with people with disabilities, learn person-centred strategies, create a safe environment, as well as how to administer medication, prevent infection and manage pain and discomfort. In a nutshell, you’ll gain the ability to make a real difference to help those who need it most lead better-quality lifestyles.

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Our Certificate in Health and Social Care Level 2 teaches you the entry level skills to enter the sector. You’ll look at equality and diversity, growth and development, as well as the role of safeguarding and protection in health and social care.

Health and Social Care isn’t just helping people in care homes. It’s providing guidance and encouragement to people with all care needs through emotional and physical support. It’s learning about people’s specific needs and adapting to give them a better quality of life. As a result, you’ll gain a genuine sense of fulfilment.

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Counsellors work with individuals to support personal development and in times of crisis or distress. The mission is to help bring about change in their lives, while respecting their values and capacity to find their own solutions.

Our Counselling Skills Level 2 training can lead to a fulfilling new career and will give you a better understanding of how to best empathise and support those around you. The qualification provides insight into the nature of counselling work and the skills involved. It’s also an ideal introduction that’ll help you to decide whether to proceed with further counselling training.

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The Asperger Syndrome Awareness course is beneficial for practitioners and parents or anyone with an interest in Autism who wishes to improve their knowledge and skill in the area.

By the end of this course you will have an overview of the characteristics, diagnosis and the effects of having Asperger syndrome on individuals with the syndrome and how this presents challenges to them, as individuals, in the context of school and work and also the implications for family and loved ones.

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Anxiety is one of the biggest mental health conditions experienced by thousands of British citizens every year. While anxiety helps us evaluate our responses to dangers and threats, it can turn into a problem when it becomes the norm rather than the exception. The anxiety awareness course is designed to promote awareness regarding the nature of anxiety, the causes, symptoms and treatments.

Self-awareness plays a crucial role in helping us understand our fears, insecurities and beliefs. In addition, anxiety awareness also empowers you to help loved ones. The causes, signs and treatments explained in the Anxiety Awareness Course will help you understand the condition in its entirety.

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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) has emerged as one of the most effective treatments for a wide range of psychological problems. By helping a client understand how their thoughts, feelings and behaviours interact to maintain faulty patterns of thinking, CBT assists them in developing a more constructive approach to problem solving and life in general.

This course provides a comprehensive overview of the theory underlying CBT, the counselling skills that underpin good therapeutic practice and how to implement specific CBT techniques in the treatment of depression, anxiety and other common mental health problems.

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A SEN Course, such as Additional Support for Children with Special Education Needs have been designed for those aiming to work in a Special Educational Needs (SEN) support role with children.

An ideal course for qualified classroom teachers and teaching assistants who engage with children with special educational needs. If you’re planning a career in any teaching or support role, our SEN course will be ideal if your aim is to support children with special education needs.

You must be a qualified teaching assistant to study this course. Get qualified today with the Supporting Teaching and Learning In Schools Level 3 Certificate.

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Are you involved in caring for someone with Dementia? Or are you working within the Care industry? This Dementia Care course has been designed and written for you – to give all care workers the essential knowledge needed to offer the very best professional approach to caring for people with dementia.

This is an RQF qualification, which has now replaced both the NVQ and QCF courses.

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It is rare to come across a dental clinic or office that functions efficiently in the absence of dental assistants. Dental assistants help dentists perform clinical procedures, manage patient care as well as oversee the administrative and clerical operations. Dental assistants are responsible for performing a range of functions and duties.

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A medical secretary is a very important person in any practice in the United Kingdom. You are the first point of contact for a patient, you are responsible for taking appointments and ensuring you provide the doctor with the backup that they need to provide the best level of patient care on a daily basis. You may have a passion for caring for people, you may want to try a different avenue in your career or you may be looking for a chance to put your organisational skills to the test.

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PLEASE NOTE: Completion of this course does not result in a degree of midwifery or qualify participants to practise professionally. This course is not linked to the NMC.

The Introduction to Midwifery Certificate course is filled with instruction that will put you on the path to beginning a career as a successful midwife.

Midwifery is one of the oldest professions in the world. The basic role of a midwife is to care for and support pregnant women and their babies before, during, and after giving birth. This course will cover several concepts associated with midwifery, including the history of the profession, how to become a midwife and how to practise as a midwife.

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End of Life Care Level 3 has been designed especially for Distance Learning and for any health or social care worker who wishes to improve their knowledge and understanding of end of life care. It also has relevance to all types of care settings, including hospices, care homes, care in the community and primary care.

This qualification is also appropriate for those who have already achieved other sector-specific qualifications in the healthcare sector and need to apply their understanding in a palliative care context.

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This Introduction To Social Care course has been designed to provide an introduction and good understanding of the caring profession whether home-based or in a professional care environment.

Designed to equip learners with the skills and knowledge needed to care for others in a broad range of health or social care settings. It is flexible to suit all fields of health and social care. With this, you could enter further education, improve your job prospects with an impressive accreditation on your CV.

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Do you have an interest in raising or building upon your knowledge of mental health issues? If the answer is Yes! then this Mental Health Awareness qualification is right for you. This qualification would complement study in a variety of areas such as Citizenship, PSHE, Healthcare, Social Care, Counselling and Public Services.

It may also be beneficial for those working within the voluntary and community sector and for others whose role calls for interaction with the general public in day to day work.

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Don’t have time to sit in a class? Working full time, but still want to advance your education? Look no further – this course can be done anywhere, at any time! This Intro to Psychology course offers up-to-date information about the world of psychology, with an easy-to-follow design. Touching on various branches, including social, cognitive, educational, biological and developmental psychology, as well as the many career options makes this the perfect choice for the student on the go!

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The Health & Social Care Certificate course contains all the knowledge you require to enter into a successful career as a carer. Upon completing the course, you will have the skills necessary to enter into this growing and important field.

This course has been designed to give students a full overview of all you need to know to work as a carer, even if you are new to the industry. You will learn everything from how to safely handle other people to how to safely use technological advances in the workplace. We have ensured that this course contains all the information required to enhance your future or current career.

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Whether you are an experienced health care worker or new to the industry, this Mental Health Awareness Level 2 qualification will assist you with your personal development. This fully recognised qualification is designed for a broad spectrum of health care workers who would benefit from a greater understanding of Mental Health Awareness issues.

This course covers topics such as understanding mental health, stress, phobias, anxiety, eating disorders, post-natal depression and schizophrenia among others – all conditions labelled under the topic mental health.

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Early Years workers prepare the children of today for the world of tomorrow. Fuelled by curiosity and wonder, two great traits, children are fast learners. Which is why they need careful guidance to ensure their interactions and experiences are positive, insightful and bring out the best in them and their future. Learning can be fun, inspiring, and fulfilling. An Early Years Practitioner can help make that happen.

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This course gives you everything you need to know about drug and alcohol addiction awareness. At the conclusion of this course, participants have the tools they require to address this complex, sensitive and difficult issue.

This drug and alcohol addiction awareness course covers many topics related to drug and alcohol use, misuse and addiction. We have developed this course to give students important information about how to identify addiction in themselves and others, as well as tools to support recovery.

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The Child Psychology Diploma will provide you with all the knowledge you need to succeed in this field in the United Kingdom. This information packed training course gives you everything you will need to know about child psychology and push yourself forward in your chosen career.

During childhood, there is a rapid development of the mind and body. This course will give you a full introduction to the study of child psychology, and as you work through the material, you will obtain a much deeper understanding of how psychologists work with children to improve their psychological states.

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This Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Working in the Health Sector is aimed at learners who are considering or starting out in, a career in the health sector. It equips learners with underpinning knowledge and understanding of the sector and roles within it. This qualification develops the knowledge and understanding needed to become an effective member of a health care team.

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NLP stands for Neuro-Linguistic Programming, a name that encompasses the three most influential components involved in producing human experience: neurology, language and programming.

This course is about using the language of the mind to consistently achieve our specific and desired outcomes. NLP is a method of understanding how people achieve success in a wide-range of fields such as sport, education, management and therapy and is designed to give an insight into a range of techniques, enabling therapists to integrate these skills alongside their own toolbox of techniques.

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This course is ideal for a vast array of people and businesses, It is ideal for those who are already employed in a health and social care context, or those who wish to study the course as part of their own continuous professional development or for those who wish to improve their understanding to increase their opportunities of finding work.

The aim of this course is to develop the learner’s understanding of the different types of medication, and the requirements for the safe handling, storage and disposal of them. You may wish to access this training with a view to progress on to further qualifications or study this course to complement other programmes.

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